Archive for April, 2015

Woodland v (1) Maxwell (2) Essex County Council [2015] EWHC 820 (QB)

The claimant suffered a cardiac arrest and a serious brain injury caused through lack of oxygen when she almost drowned during the course of a school swimming lesson. A claim for damages was brought against the head of the organisation that engaged the swimming teacher (the first defendant), the lifeguard at the time of the […]

April 28, 2015 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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Dalton v BT [2015] EWHC 616 (QB)

Claims were brought by present and former employees against BT for noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) alleged to have been caused by exposure to excessive noise at work. An issue arose as to the success fee payable by the defendant employer under sections IV and V of the CPR in the situation where a claim for […]

April 15, 2015 В· Editorial Team В· Comments Closed
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